A fatal collision blocked the Central Avenue off-ramp from
westbound Interstate Highway 80 in Richmond Wednesday morning, according to the
California Highway Patrol.
The collision occurred around 1:40 a.m., near the El Cerrito
border in Richmond, when CHP officers saw a vehicle with a flat tire
traveling westbound on I-80.
The vehicle crashed and went over the embankment onto Central
Avenue, according to the CHP.
One person was killed in the collision. The identity of the
deceased has not been released.
CHP officials said the cause of the collision remains under